<div dir="ltr"><div class="gmail_quote"><div dir="ltr"><div>I put the allow-recursion clause under my options, the #service named restart failed. Where exactly should I place this allow-recursion clause?</div><div> </div><div><span>[root@new-dns2 ~]# cat /etc/named.conf<br>options {<br>         directory "/var/named";<br></span>        allow-recursion (207.151.36.0);<br> };</div><span><div> </div><div>zone "0.0.127.in-addr.arpa" {<br>        type master;<br>        file "db.127.0.0";<br>};<br>[root@new-dns2 ~]#</div><div> </div></span><div>[root@new-dns2 ~]# service named restart<br>Stopping named: .                                          [  OK  ]<br>Starting named:<br>Error in named configuration:<br>/etc/named.conf:3: '{' expected near '(207.151.36.0)'<br>                                                           [FAILED]<br>[root@new-dns2 ~]# <br></div></div></div></div>